The table below looks at the statistics for JSP 440 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSP 440 over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The Defence Manual of Security Issue 3 (JSP 440)
Rank 555 553 525
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -28
Contract jobs citing JSP 440 34 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.015% 0.040%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.87% 0.20% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 3 11
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £286 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £382 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £325 £425
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £47.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
3910 3498 3391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.74% 7.39% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2468 2147 1986
Average daily rate £403 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £601 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 112 227
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -11.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £10.99 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.30 £44.20 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.60% -6.50%

JSP 440
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSP 440 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

JSP 440 Jobs Demand Trend in England

JSP 440
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JSP 440 across the England region.

JSP 440 Daily Rate Trend in England

JSP 440
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSP 440 across the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

JSP 440 Daily Rate Histogram in England

JSP 440
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JSP 440 across the England region.

JSP 440 Hourly Rate Trend in England

JSP 440
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSP 440 within the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 12 £388 -
South West -34 8 £375 +25.00% 1
London - 5 £425 -
North West - - - -
East of England - - - -
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JSP 440
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing JSP 440 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JSP 440.

1 77 (81.05%) Security Cleared
2 61 (64.21%) SC Cleared
3 55 (57.89%) JSP
4 34 (35.79%) ITIL
5 30 (31.58%) Cisco
5 30 (31.58%) HP
6 29 (30.53%) Information Security
7 27 (28.42%) CESG
7 27 (28.42%) LAN
8 25 (26.32%) RMADS
9 23 (24.21%) Risk Management
10 22 (23.16%) Network Design
10 22 (23.16%) McAfee
11 21 (22.11%) Management Information System
11 21 (22.11%) Information Assurance
12 20 (21.05%) ITIL V3
12 20 (21.05%) Six Sigma
12 20 (21.05%) Windows
13 19 (20.00%) Project Management
14 17 (17.89%) Cisco Certification
15 16 (16.84%) SAN
16 15 (15.79%) WAN
16 15 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
16 15 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
17 14 (14.74%) Mentoring
17 14 (14.74%) DV Cleared
17 14 (14.74%) EMC
17 14 (14.74%) CCNA
18 13 (13.68%) Service Delivery
18 13 (13.68%) Windows Server 2003

JSP 440
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing JSP 440 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JSP 440. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.21%) SharePoint
1 4 (4.21%) MS Exchange
1 4 (4.21%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (8.42%) MS Office
2 7 (7.37%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.21%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.21%) MS Project
3 4 (4.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.05%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (28.42%) LAN
2 16 (16.84%) SAN
3 15 (15.79%) WAN
4 12 (12.63%) Firewall
5 11 (11.58%) DNS
6 10 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (9.47%) Network Security
7 9 (9.47%) SSL
7 9 (9.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 9 (9.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 9 (9.47%) Junos
8 7 (7.37%) VoIP
9 3 (3.16%) SMS
10 2 (2.11%) DHCP
10 2 (2.11%) Internet
10 2 (2.11%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (1.05%) OSPF
11 1 (1.05%) EIGRP
11 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (4.21%) StarTeam
2 3 (3.16%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (4.21%) Billing
2 3 (3.16%) Law
3 2 (2.11%) Military
4 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (23.16%) Network Engineer
2 16 (16.84%) Architect
3 13 (13.68%) Coordinator
4 12 (12.63%) Consultant
5 11 (11.58%) Security Architect
6 9 (9.47%) Installations Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) Security Consultant
8 6 (6.32%) Information Architect
8 6 (6.32%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) Information Security Architect
10 4 (4.21%) Hardware Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Architect
10 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Security Architect
11 3 (3.16%) CLAS Consultant
11 3 (3.16%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (3.16%) Solutions Architect
12 2 (2.11%) Network Consultant
12 2 (2.11%) Technical Leader
12 2 (2.11%) Security Manager
12 2 (2.11%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (57.89%) JSP
2 6 (6.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (28.42%) CESG
2 25 (26.32%) RMADS
3 21 (22.11%) Management Information System
4 12 (12.63%) CESG CLAS
5 9 (9.47%) Cryptography
6 7 (7.37%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (7.37%) Freedom of Information Act
7 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.21%) Open Source
8 2 (2.11%) PKI
9 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.05%) Windows
2 13 (13.68%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (13.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 4 (4.21%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.79%) ITIL
2 29 (30.53%) Information Security
3 23 (24.21%) Risk Management
4 22 (23.16%) Network Design
5 21 (22.11%) Information Assurance
6 20 (21.05%) ITIL V3
6 20 (21.05%) Six Sigma
7 19 (20.00%) Project Management
8 15 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
9 14 (14.74%) Mentoring
10 13 (13.68%) Service Delivery
11 12 (12.63%) Security Architecture
11 12 (12.63%) Service Management
12 11 (11.58%) Incident Management
12 11 (11.58%) Network Management
13 10 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
13 10 (10.53%) Configuration Management
14 9 (9.47%) Load Balancing
15 7 (7.37%) Penetration Testing
15 7 (7.37%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.21%) SQL
2 3 (3.16%) C
Qualifications
1 77 (81.05%) Security Cleared
2 61 (64.21%) SC Cleared
3 17 (17.89%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (14.74%) DV Cleared
4 14 (14.74%) CCNA
5 7 (7.37%) Degree
6 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (5.26%) CISSP
8 4 (4.21%) MCSE
9 1 (1.05%) HP AIS
9 1 (1.05%) CEH
9 1 (1.05%) CISA
9 1 (1.05%) CISM
9 1 (1.05%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (9.47%) QA
3 3 (3.16%) ISO 14001
3 3 (3.16%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.11%) COBIT
5 1 (1.05%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 15 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (11.58%) Hyper-V
2 11 (11.58%) vSphere
3 6 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (10.53%) WhatsUp Gold
2 6 (6.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (31.58%) Cisco
1 30 (31.58%) HP
2 22 (23.16%) McAfee
3 14 (14.74%) EMC
4 10 (10.53%) 3PAR
4 10 (10.53%) CheckPoint
4 10 (10.53%) Juniper
4 10 (10.53%) TippingPoint
5 9 (9.47%) F5
6 6 (6.32%) VMware
7 4 (4.21%) NetApp
8 3 (3.16%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.11%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.11%) Crossbeam
10 1 (1.05%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.05%) CA